Kidney Diseases

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Risk factors for poor sleep quality among patients with interstitial cystitis ...  -  23 Nov 2009
UroTodayA total of 69 patients (52 female) with interstitial cystitis met National Institute of Arthritis, Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) criteria, ...

Anemia from Declining Kidney Function in Diabetic and Hypertensive Patients  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
National Anemia Action CouncilBethesda, MD: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services; ...

Transplant patient thankful for every day  -  ‎Nov 22, 2009‎
Dothan Eagle...build up and damage the body, according to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. ...

Promedior Announces Publication of Preclinical Studies in Science ...  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
ReutersThe study results indicate a potential role for hSAP in treating kidney diseases such as diabetic nephropathy and transplant nephropathy where interstitial ...

400 Calorie Diet is Nothing New  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
eMaxHealthAccording to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, side effects of very low calorie diets can include dry mouth, headache, ...

Healthy Lifestyle Choices Can Reduce Diabetes Risk  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
HealthNewsDr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, agrees, saying that “millions of people could delay ...

Franco, Hearn, Duquette raise awareness on kidney disease  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Newsday...raise awareness and money to fight two potentially devastating kidney diseases, Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and Nephrotic Syndrome (NS). ...

2 Your Health:Blood test prevents neuropathy  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
WCBDThe National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases estimates about 60 percent of non-traumatic (not due to accident) lower-limb ...

NIDDK Announces Availability of More Current Kidney Disease Data  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Docuticker (blog)...earlier than usual, announces the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the National Institutes of Health. ...

At-risk shun swine flu jab  -  ‎Nov 22, 2009‎
Oxford MailThose deemed most susceptible to the H1NI virus are people with long-term illness, such as chronic liver, heart and kidney diseases, and pregnant women. ...

Declining Renal Function Linked to Worse Cardiovascular Outcomes  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Medscape...the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases; or the National Institutes of Health/National Heart, ...

Lower socioeconomic status associated with reduced kidney function, more CVD  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
NephrOnlineResearchers with the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases-funded Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study have reported ...

Simple Steps Get Walkers Moving  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
U.S. News & World Report...to change people's behavioral habits need to be considered. The US National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases has more about walking.

The truth about dialysis  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Deccan HeraldInherited kidney diseases such as polycystic kidney disease, congenital obstructive uropathy, cystinosis and prune belly syndrome also put people at risk of ...

Study challenges diabetes meds, favors lifestyle changes  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News...the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study, a nationwide effort funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. ...

Health Matters: Delaying And Preventing Diabetes  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
WCTVA new report from the National Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases says it can be done by changing your lifestyle. ...

NIH Launches Multicenter Clinical Trial to Test Blood Pressure Strategy  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Media Newswire (press release)SPRINT is funded by the NHLBI and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases ( NIDDK ). Two other NIH institutes — the National ...

Would-be bank robber convicted of scaring Belmont grandmother to death, faces ...  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Gaston GazetteThe 79-year-old had numerous health problems, including heart, liver and kidney diseases, but medical experts testified that Whitfield's presence in her ...

Heart Institute joins blood-pressure study  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
Deseret News...lower than current recommendations further reduces the risk of cardiovascular and kidney diseases, as well as age-related cognitive decline in patients. ...

Technology improves dialysis patient outcomes  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Computerworld...was needed to solve those problems," says Pollak, a leader in the field of nephrology, which involves the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases. ...

Type 1, the lifelong insulin-dependent diabetes  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
St. Louis AmericanAccording to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, symptoms of type 1 diabetes ? increased thirst and urination, ...

Common Herbal Medicine May Prevent Acetaminophen-Related Liver Damage, Says ...  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Science Daily (press release)The research was partially funded by the Institute of General Medical Sciences and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases of ...

Association urges reinstatement of mandatory posting  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Jakarta Post..."There is a need for more internists, as they handle common diseases such as hepatitis, haemorrhoids, and heart and kidney diseases," he added. ...

Nutrigenomics Researchers Replicate Gene Interaction With Saturated Fat  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Science Daily (press release)This work was funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institute ...

President opens Nephrology Institute  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Ceylon Daily NewsThe new state-of-the-art institute is equipped with facilities for diagnosis of kidney diseases, dialysis and kidney transplant surgery. ...

Experiments are being conducted to treat the kidney patients by using ...  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
SLBCThe Ayurvedha Research Institute at Navinna is conducting experiments to cure the kidney diseases using indigenous medicine system. ...

Don't restrict live-saving remedies to save money  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
The Desert SunAs a young physician in training to become a specialist in kidney diseases in the late 1960s, I was exposed to an experience I will never forget. ...

Kids with CKD Often Have Masked Hypertension  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
MedPage TodayThe CKiD is funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases with additional funding from the National Institute of ...

Saudi Arabia Travel Alert November 05, 2009  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Kansas City infoZinePilgrims should refrain from performing Umrah or the Hajj if they have chronic diseases such as heart, liver, or kidney diseases, complications of diabetes, ...

Kidney transplant offered to friend and co-worker  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Worcester TelegramAccording to the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, it is not known what causes IgA nephropathy, but it may be genetic. ...

Options Edge: American Express, Genzyme, Baidu, and Research In Motion Limited  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Schaeffers ResearchBoth preparations are meant to treat a condition known as hyperphosphatemia, which can occur in patients with chronic kidney diseases. ...

Anti-flu Campaign Advances  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Havana Times...between 20 and 24 suffering from severe asthma and diabetes, and patients with chronic kidney diseases undergoing dialysis and Hemodialysis, reported IPS.

How to beat H1N1  -  ‎Nov 14, 2009‎
Sunday Times.lk...pregnant women, patients already suffering from chronic diseases like diabetes, asthma, kidney diseases, cancer, patients on long term prednisolone etc. ...

Experts advocate change in lifestyle, sugar-free food for diabetics  -  ‎Nov 1, 2009‎
Times of IndiaAddressing a gathering of 250 participants at SGCCI building, Dr Shah said chronic kidney diseases are increasing because of present day lifestyle. ...

D. Brent Polk to Lead Pediatrics Programs  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
USC NewsHe also is chair of the National Institutes of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Committee, and he serves on the scientific advisory board for the ...

Lactose intolerance less common than we thought?  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
NutritionData.comThe National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD) estimates that up to 90% of Asian Americans, 70% of African and Native ...

What causes leg and ankle swelling?  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Herald & ReviewLiver and kidney diseases also bring fluid retention and edema formation. A clot in a leg vein can swell the leg, ankle and foot, but this just about always ...

AHA: Weight-Loss Surgery Ups Cardiac Function in Kids  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
MedPage Today...received research grants from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. ...

Brevard's First LTAC Hospital Set To Open  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Space Coast Medicine and Healthy Living...from multiple organ system failures that include cardiopulmonary disorders, wounds, kidney diseases, complex infections and neurological disorders. ...

Biotech Giant Amgen Sued Over Kickback Schemes  -  ‎Nov 1, 2009‎
The Epoch TimesArnesp supposedly boosts red blood cell production for patients with kidney diseases. But the drug has come under scrutiny as higher doses could increase ...

Bethlehem Health Bureau holding another H1N1 clinic  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com...people between 25 and 64 with medical conditions such as diabetes and heart, lung and kidney diseases and caregivers of children under six months of age.

Researchers receive a grant to find effective methods to prevent and treat ...  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
News-Medical.netUniversity of Pennsylvania have been awarded a grant by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases to find effective methods ...

"Sweet" Life Now, Sufferings Later  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
BernamaAmong the organs that can be affected by diabetes are the eye (complications can be in the form of cataract, glaucoma and retinopathy), kidney (diseases and ...

Long lines for flu vaccine nothing to sneeze at  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
The Aurora Sentinel...and people between the ages of 25 and 64 who have chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, liver or kidney diseases or asthma. ...

Drinking Coffee Daily Linked to Lower Progression of Chronic Hepatitis C  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
MedscapeThe National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the National Cancer ...

ASN: Major Anemia Trial Results Lead to Practice Changes  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
MedPage Today...(See: Black Box Warning Ordered for Aranesp, Epogen, and Procrit) In addition, the Kidney Diseases Outcomes Quality Initiative revised its recommended ...

Diabetes Month Highlights Prevalence, Difficulties With Delays in Receiving ...  -  ‎Nov 21, 2009‎
Earthtimes (press release)National Diabetes Data Group National Institutes of Health National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases NIH Publication No. ...

Earlier not necessarily better for pre-emptive kidney transplants  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
Gaea TimesSeptember 18th, 2009 WASHINGTON - Shedding pounds can help patients of kidney diseases protect their health, says a new study led by an Indian American. ...

NIH diabetes leader heading to UMass  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
Boston GlobeDr. David Harlan, who heads the diabetes branch at the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases in Bethesda, Md., will become division ...

ASN: No CVD Benefit for Folic Acid in Kidney Transplant  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
MedPage TodayThe study was supported by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases and the Office of Dietary Supplements. ...



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